About the Program
Startupbootcamp FinTech is the leading accelerator focused on financial innovation. We provide funding, mentorship, office space in the heart of Manhattan and access to a global network of corporate partners, mentors, investors and VCs, for up to 10 selected FinTech startups across the globe.
For three months, the selected startups collaborate with 400+ mentors, partners, and investors to build world class FinTech products, with the ultimate goal of becoming industry leading companies. This program is supported locally by Mastercard, Rabobank, Santander, Thomson Reuters, Route 66 Ventures, Deutsche Bank and WilmerHale.
Startupbootcamp FinTech programs have accepted companies who have completed seed funding and those who are pre-seed. We are looking for strong teams first and foremost, who are uniquely positioned to execute. We have a strong bias towards diverse teams and encourage founders of all backgrounds to apply to the program.
What We Offer
- Extensive mentorship from +400 entrepreneurs, investors, and partners
- Access to top markets in US & Latin America, Europe and Asia
- 3+1 months free office space
- $20K cash grant per team
- $600K+ in partner services
- Exposure to 200+ Angels & VCs
- Invitation to SBC global alumni network and growth program
In return, we will become shareholders for 6% of equity. All contracts are simple, transparent, and available for all to see.
Key Focus Areas
Investments & Personal Finance
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Mar 11 - 13
What's the Deal?
An intense 3-month program designed to support entrepreneurs scale their industry-changing technology businesses.
Expert-led sessions covering all scaling fundamentals - from business model canvas, lean methodology to fundraising
Connections to the leading corporates in your industry for pilot projects, partnership opportunities, and as customers
Unmatched access to a global network of mentors, corporate partners, industry experts, and alumni across 40+ countries
Over 1000 carefully selected mentors from FinTech industry who provide hands-on support and valuable introductions
Free desks for your entire team in a dynamic coworking space for the duration of the 3-month program
$20K in cash per team to cover living expenses during the program
Perks & Discounts
More than $600K+ in exclusive partner deals from leading technology providers such as Google, Amazon, Salesforce, PayPal, SendGrid, and others
Alumni Growth Program
Continued post-program support far after the 3-month program through annual alumni only events, deals and tailored introductions
Exclusive opportunities to take part in leading FinTech conferences and events
Meet most active VCs and Angel investors in your industry from around the world
A day to celebrate your achievements during the program with 400+ investors, corporates, mentors and press attendees
Startupbootcamp FinTech has partnered with the industry giants: Mastercard, Rabobank, Santander, Thomson Reuters, Route 66 Ventures, Deutsche Bank and WilmerHale to provide the expertise, exposure channels, and access to a network of industry professionals that most early-stage fintech startups would not be able to access otherwise.
The program is led by Jesse Podell, using his extensive background to focus on startups developing technology for the FinTech industry.If you have any questions in the meantime, please get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org Please note that any information submitted in an application is completely confidential and will not be shared with anyone outside of our organization.
The Startupbootcamp FinTech space is located in Grind West Street, New York City, a 10,000ft2 coworking hub in Verizon's landmark building - in Lower Manhattan, New York. The new space will harbour our FinTech program with an "environment that inspires knowledge sharing and collaboration among members of the coworking community and to enable them to problem solve and co-create with some of the best and brightest in their industries".
Grind - 140 West Street, 2nd floor, New York, NY 10007, USA Map